Renewable Energy

Sector Overview

  • 28GW

    Capacity to produce renewable energy in the State

  • 30%

    Increase in production capacity of grid connected renewable energy(2017-2018) in the State

  • 4.39 lakhs

    Bio-gas Plant in the State

  • 2000MW

    Capacity Solar energy is to be installed declared by the State

Key Enablers

  • Massive Decentralised green economy exists in the State
  • Abundance of raw material viz. bagasse and rice husk etc.
  • Govt. Scheme viz. Development of Solar and Ultra Mega Solar Power Projects,Kusum Yojana, Village Electrification Program
  • Liberal FDI regime 100% FDI allowed through automatic route
  • Abundance of continuous tracks of land with high solar radiation in Bundelkhand Suitable for setting up Solar Parks in UP
  • Land reforms In UP to allow solar projects on agri land without land use conversion

Key Policy Support

  • Subsidy

  • Stamp Duty exemption

  • Incentives for Renewable Park

  • Electricity duty exemption

Key Players

Know more

Sector Specialist


Raise Query